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Developing a Risk Management Program for Your Organization

Registration Information

This event is closed.


  • Washington, DC
  • The City Club


  • August 19 - 20, 2013


  • 2 days
  • 9:00am - 4:30pm

Additional Info

Additional Notes

We suggest that you register on-line for quick registration. If you are mailing us a check or doing a bank transfer, you need to fax us a copy of the registration form in order to hold your seat in the program. Registration is not guaranteed until we receive payment.  If you wish to participate in a RIMS course, the registration fee needs to be received by RIMS before the first day of the course.
If you register by mailing a check or doing a bank transfer, you will be accepted as long as the program is not sold out when we receive your payment.
International Attendee Information/Travel Visas- APPLY EARLY! Visa applicants are advised to apply to the consultate as soon as they decide to attend a program. We suggest at least four months in advance to allow enough time for the visa approval process to take place.
Since registrations will be limited, we suggest registering as soon as possible.
If you have any questions or need additional information, please contact through our online contact form.

Cancellations and Refunds

RIMS reserves the right to cancel a course if conditions warrant. In the event of such a cancellation, registration fees will be refunded. RIMS is not responsible for any travel or lodging expenses that an attendee may incur due to such a cancellation. Before purchasing your airline ticket, please confirm with RIMS ( that there are enough registrations to conduct the program.
All requests for refunds or changes must be submitted in writing. Registrants who cancel 15 business days or less prior to the start of the workshop can send a replacement from their company or receive credit to attend another workshop with the same duration and cost within a year of the cancelled registration. Please note if the member rate was paid for the original registration and you elect to send a replacement or transfer the credit to another employee of your organization who is not a member, an additional fee will be charged to offset the difference between the member and nonmember rate. No refunds will be issued for cancellations less than 15 days from the start of the workshop.
Registrants who cancel 21 business days or less prior to the start of the workshop will be subject to a $150 service charge. Refunds for credit cards will be processed within 30 days. All other forms of payment will be issued 60 days following the course. Transfer to another course can be made within the calendar year. Individuals may be substituted prior to the course.
In the event that a presenter is unable to perform due to an unforeseen circumstance, RIMS shall find a substitute with equal expertise.
A RIMS Fellow Workshop

Create a framework for your organization’s risk management program that aligns with its goals, sets roles and responsibilities for the team and provides communication strategies needed to report to senior management and other stakeholders.

In this workshop, you’ll learn the tools and techniques for developing a risk management program that complies with regulatory statutes, and delivers value to the organization.

For more dates, locations, or general information see the Workshop Overview page.


John A. Bugalla
John Bugalla is a Principal of ermINSIGHTS ( He specializes in ERM strategy development, implementation and board level communications. He advises senior management utilizing ERM to create new measurable value and a strategic competitive advantage. Mr. Bugalla’s latest articles can be found in Risk Management magazine,, The Corporate Board, National Law Review, Credit Union CU Management, Board, The Journal in Risk Management for Financial Institutions, and The Journal of Risk Education.

Location Information

The City Club
The City Club of Washington is located in the heart of the business and theater district with locations at Columbia Square and Franklin Square. Our emphasis is placed on dining and entertaining, and business, social and community activities.

The City Club
555 13th Street, NW
Columbia Square
Washington, DC 20004



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